Cover story: Classical Music and All That Jazz.
How does classical music intersect legitimately with other musical genres? Where are the dividing lines, and what is it that defines collaborations between orchestras and ensembles with artists from jazz, pop and rock as classical, rather than crossover?
Feature: The Bauhaus was the most influential modernist art school of the 20th century. On its cententary, we explore its profound impact not just on architecture and furniture, and also on music.
Interview: American soprano Lise Lindstrom dazzled Australian audiences as Brünnhilde in the 2016 Melbourne Ring cycle. She talks life, art and opera roles as she returns to Opera Australia to play Salome and Turndot.
Articles: The history of West Side Story as it takes to the Sydney Harbour stage and a separate theatre tour; John Bell in a new version of Molière’s The Miser.
Reviews: Sir Andrew Davis conducts the MSO 2019 Gala Opening with Lu Siqing playing Bruch’s Violin Concerto; Alessio Bax performs Mozart’s Piano Concerto No 27 for SSO; Diego Matheuz conducts Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet Suite for QSO.
What’s on: live performance and radio highlights for March 2019.